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A natural history of British birds : &c. with their portraits, accurately drawn, and beautifully coloured from nature

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A natural history of British birds : &c. with their portraits, accurately drawn, and beautifully coloured from nature


Published 1775
Topics Birds, Birds
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statement of responsibility: by Mr. Hayes.

With forty coloured plates and an engraved dedication, printed labels on each plate.

The text probably by William Hayes.

Plates are hand-colored.

citation/reference: English Short Title Catalog, ESTCT124955.

citation/reference: Anker, J. Bird books and bird art, no. 198

citation/reference: Zimmer, J.T. Ayer Lib., p. 293-4

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With forty coloured plates and an engraved dedication, printed labels on each plate

The text probably by William Hayes

Plates are hand-colored

English Short Title Catalog

Anker, J. Bird books and bird art

Zimmer, J.T. Ayer Lib.

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SCNHRB copy (39088015706906) imperfect: lacking t.p., with only 20 of the plates (1 double); one of the plates dated 1766

SCNHRB copy has armorial bookplate, S. Jolliffe Tufnell

SCNHRB copy quarter bound in recent brown goatskin and tan cloth, title in gilt on spine


Publisher London : Printed for S. Hooper
Year 1775
Pages 60
Possible copyright status Not in copyright
Language English
Call number 39088015706906
Digitizing sponsor Smithsonian Libraries
Book contributor Smithsonian Libraries
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